Job Openings at the Sacramento Zoo 

Open since 1927, the Sacramento Zoo is home to over 140 native, exotic and endangered species and is one of over 200 accredited institutions of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. The Zoo is wholly managed by the Sacramento Zoological Society, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and provides an educational and recreational resource to the Sacramento Region.

Human Resource Coordinator - Full time
Assist and support the Director of Finance with HR, Payroll, Risk Management and Accounting duties.

Essential Duties

  • Respond to employee request and questions
  • Update and administer HR policies and procedures
  • Conduct new hire orientations
  • Process payroll
  • Maintain employee files and records
  • Benefits administration including invoice review and processing
  • Maintain insurance records
  • Process background checks
  • Reconciling accounting records
  • All other duties assigned


  • Must be able maintain a high degree of confidentiality
  • Ability to analyze, think logically and propose solutions
  • Develops and maintains positive working relationships
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Proficient in MS Office (including Outlook) and use of the Internet
  • Minimum two years related experience and/or training
  • AA/AS preferred

     Email cover letter and resume by July 31st to:
            Robert Churchill,



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